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Office of Student Life & Development

Student Life Mission Statement:

The Department of Student Life and Development at Columbus State University promotes involvement, learning, and success through intentional programming and developmental opportunities. Realizing that student development occurs through collaboration of all areas of campus life, Student Life encourages partnerships with students, faculty, staff, alumni, and the Columbus community to enhance engagement for Columbus State University. We will work to foster an inclusive environment for both Riverpark and Main campus students through diverse innovative events.

Student Life Vision Statement:

Student Life and Development strives to cultivate and sustain an inclusive community where all students progress toward graduation. Through this journey, students develop into leaders through involvement in purposeful, creative experiences facilitated by student development experts.

 


Melissa Dempsey

Melissa Dempsey

Director of Student Life
Student Activities Council & Registered Student Organizations
Office: DAV 276
Phone: 706-507-8595
Email: dempsey_melissa1@columbusstate.edu


Joanne Newman

Joanne Newman

Administrative Assistant
Office: DAV 275
Phone: 706-507-8591
Email: newman_margaret@columbusstate.edu



Eli Argueta

Eli Argueta

Assistant Director of Student Life
Orientation & Parent and Family 
Office: DAV 273
Phone:706-507-8592
Email: argueta_elias@columbusstate.edu


Johnnae Roberts

Johnnae Roberts

Student Development Coordinator
Diversity Programs & Services
African American Male Initiative
Office: DAV 274
Phone: 706-507-8594
Email: roberts_johnnae@columbusstate.edu


Alexis Knox

Alexis Knox

Student Development Coordinator
Community Outreach
Office: DAV 272
Phone: 706-565-1340
Email: knox_alexis@columbusstate.edu


William Keen

William Keen

Student Development Coordinator
Fraternity & Sorority Life
Office: Greek Center
Phone: 706-507-8013
Email: keen_william@columbusstate.edu


Mason Burton

Mason Burton Graduate Assistant
Student Activities Council
Office: Davidson 268
Phone: 706-565-1341
Email: burton_mason@columbusstate.edu


Toni Cyntina Reeves

Toni Reeves

Graduate Assistant
Diversity Programs and Services
Office: Davidson 267
Phone: 706-507-8589
Email: reeves_tonicyntina@columbusstate.edu


Ben Stewart

Ben Stewart

Graduate Assistant
Leadership & Special Events
Office: Davidson 280
Phone: 706-565-1313
Email: stewart_benjamin1@columbustate.edu


Kim Boswell

Kim Boswell

Graduate Assistant
Fraternity & Sorority Life
Office: Greek Center
Phone: 706-507-8011
Email: boswell_kimberly1@columbusstate.edu